Tram derails & overturns in Lisbon, sending 26 rush-hour passengers to hospital (VIDEO)

At least 28 people have been injured after a tram derailed and flipped over in the Portuguese capital during Friday evening rush hour, Portuguese emergency services have reported. The electric vehicle derailed in the Lapa district of Lisbon at around 6:00pm, at a curve at the base of a steep hill, before striking a building […]

Up to 20 injured as train derails in northern Pakistan – report

At least eight carriages of the Peshawar-bound Khushhal Express derailed near Attock in northern Pakistan, local media reported, citing the railway company on Sunday morning. Geo News says that at least 20 people were injured in the incident, while Daily Pakistan reports around 15 casualties, adding that nine carriages had derailed. Rail traffic was reportedly […]

At least 2 dead & dozens injured after train derails near Milan – local media

At least 2 people were killed and dozens were injured after a commuter train derailed outside Milan, Italy, local media reports. The commuter train, which was transporting people to Milan’s Porta Garibaldi neighborhood, derailed on Wednesday at around 7am local time between the stations of Treviglio and Seggiano di Pioltello, RAI reports. The authorities have […]

Amtrak train derails on highway bridge in Washington state, several injured

OLYMPIA, Wash. – An Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over a major highway in Washington state on Monday morning, sending part of the train crashing down onto Interstate 5 and causing several injuries, authorities said. No fatalities were immediately reported. The local sheriff’s office said on Twitter that several motorists were injured, but […]

High-Speed Amtrak Train Derails Off Bridge Near Olympia, Washington

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Amtrak derails from bridge onto highway in Washington state, injuries & deaths reported (VIDEO)

Published time: 18 Dec, 2017 16:17 Edited time: 18 Dec, 2017 16:53 An Amtrak train has derailed on a bridge in the US state of Washington. Emergency services are at the scene. The train derailed in Dupont, Pierce County, and arrived from Tacoma. An airlift helicopter is on its way to the scene, according to […]

50-car freight train derails, rams buildings in Tennessee

Published time: 22 Oct, 2017 05:03 A freight train has derailed in North Knoxville, Tennessee, with some of the cars running into two buildings and damaging them. No injuries or hazardous materials spilling have been reported. The train, consisting of 50 or more cars, was carrying shipping containers. Local police are advising to avoid the […]

At least 4 killed after train derails & hits house in Greece (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Published time: 13 May, 2017 22:17 Edited time: 13 May, 2017 22:21 At least four people have died in an intercity train crash outside Thessaloniki after several passenger carriages derailed while the engine hit a nearby house. According to the train operator, TRAINOSE the incident happened on the Athens – Thessaloniki line at 21:45pm when […]